Overview

Salary: $66,000 pa + super
Fixed-term, Full-time position
VRN: KZFL825853

Since Baptist Care SA’s beginnings in 1913 we have grown to over 1,200 dedicated Staff and Volunteers working tirelessly to help South Australians achieve their full potential. We are an organisation dedicated to working with the State’s most disadvantaged and connecting with people to enable positive change which makes working for Baptist Care SA extremely rewarding.

The Program Facilitation Team Leader is Full-time Fixed-term role which plays a critical role in this mission by leading a team to facilitate adventure activities and programs to schools, churches, at-risk youth, people with a disability and a wide variety of community organisations, in partnership with the relevant Program Coordinators.

As the Program Facilitation Team Leader, your team comprises a small number of part-time staff and a large casual workforce. Your responsibilities will include recruitment, training, rostering, service delivery and all aspects of team and performance management.

Your team will be responsible for delivering high quality outdoor adventure activities and programs with a range of client groups including schools, churches, people with a disability and at-risk youth (in particular the Baptist Care SA Tumbelin program). You will ensure that all activities and program delivery comply with the relevant adventure activity standards.

The Program Facilitation Team Leader is a ‘hands on’ role which will include facilitating activity sessions yourself as well as coordinating your team. Building the capability and capacity of your team will be a key priority as we seek to expand our ministry into new areas. An internship program in partnership with Baptist Churches SA may be one strategy you employ to do that.

This position is based at Mylor Adventure Camp and the majority of the adventure activities will take place at Mylor, however you will also play an important role in growing our off-site journey-based expeditions and day programs.

We are seeking tertiary qualified applicants in the field of Outdoor Recreation, Education Human Movement or related field. You will also need to be nationally accredited in outdoor disciplines (e.g. canoeing, bush walking, mountain biking, high ropes facilitation/supervisor, swim instructing and water sports). In addition you must be a person who holds a passion to support and empower others to achieve. If this sounds like you please read through additional information located in the position description and apply!

This role is non-award with a salary of $66,000 per annum.

Please have your resume and cover letter ready as you will be asked to upload your documents.

Please direct any queries regarding the role to recruitment@baptistcaresa.org.au

Candidates who are of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications close: Monday, 10th December 2018.

Baptist Care SA is committed to the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable people and as such applicants will be considered in accordance with our safety practices and suitability screening processes prior to an offer or employment. All applicants must undergo a Child Related Employment Screening via the relevant Government Department.